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Tim Whiteman to Step Down as Managing Director of IPAF

July 9, 2019
International Powered Access Federation managing director and CEO Tim Whiteman is stepping down after 15 years of leading the organization.
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AEM Offers Grants for Education Programs

June 19, 2019
The Association of Equipment Manufacturers is issuing five $10,000 grants to non-profit organizations who partner with AEM member companies and/or their distribution networks ...
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California Rental Association Elects New Officers

June 16, 2019
Rusty Parr of AV Party Rentals was elected president of the California Rental Association, CRA chairman Jeff Roberts announced.
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ARA Increases Rental Revenue Forecast to $53.04 Billion in 2018

Aug. 13, 2018
For the second quarter in a row, the American Rental Association is projecting larger increases in revenue almost across the board for the equipment and event rental industry ...
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ARA Unveils New Brand Identity, Re-Names Annual Trade Show

July 4, 2018
The American Rental Association is unveiling a new brand identity to reflect what it said is the evolution of the equipment and event rental industry.
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Snorkel Founder Moore and Tent Pioneer Etzel Selected for ARA’s Rental Hall of Fame

Nov. 2, 2016
Two veteran equipment manufacturers will be honored as inductees into the American Rental Association Hall of Fame in February – Art Moore, founder of aerial manufacturer Snorkel...
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ARA Names New Executive Vice President/CEO

Oct. 20, 2016
The American Rental Association’s board of directors has named Tony Conant executive vice president/CEO, replacing Christine Wehrman who is retiring after 16 years with the association...
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JCB’s Patterson Elected Chairman of AEM

Dec. 17, 2014
John Patterson, chairman of JCB USA Group, director of JCB and former CEO of JCB North America, has been elected 2015 chairman of the Association of Equipment Manufacturers.
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Number of Valid PAL Cards Reaches Half Million

Feb. 16, 2014
The International Powered Access Federation announced this week that there are now half a million valid Powered Access License (PAL) cards issues to people trained to operate ...